Russia Suffers First Loss In Conflict Over Nagorno-Karabakh

The remains of a Russian Air Force Mi-24 helicopter shot down over Armenia from Azerbaijan territory.
Credit: Armenian Ministry of Emergency Relief
MOSCOW—The Russian Air Force has suffered its first loss in the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh—a tiny, disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan—in what the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry called an accident. The Russian Defense Ministry was cited by local media as saying a Mil Mi-24 attack...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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